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Saswati Chaudhuri

New Delhi, India 0 Followers

About Artist

Education and Training: Graduated in Visual Art (Drawing & Painting-Western Style: 5 years course) from Govt. College of Art and Craft, Calcutta, 1986. Diploma in French Language, from School of Languages, ...

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Education and Training:

Graduated in Visual Art (Drawing & Painting-Western Style: 5 years course) from Govt. College of Art and Craft, Calcutta, 1986.
Diploma in French Language, from School of Languages, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Calcutta, 1986.
‘Jr. Fellowship award in Visual Art (Contemporary Painting) from the Ministry of Culture of Dept. of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, 1998-2000.
Studied Beginner’s Exposure to Software Technology and Multimedia Course from National Institute of Computer Education, Delhi, 2001-2002.
‘Diploma in English Creative Writing’ (General English, Feature Writing, Media Writing and Poetry) IGNOU, New Delhi, 2004.
Professional Course in Cinematography, Media & Journalism Dept, Maharaja Agrasen College, Delhi University, 2010
M.A. in Museology, National Museum Institute, National Museum, Janpath, New Delhi, 2013
Research training (Wikipedia) during The GLAM project at the National Museum is organized by Wikimedia India Chapter.
Completed Museum Scholar Guide training programme organized by National Museum Institute, Janpath, New Delhi. January 2014
Participated in Calligraphy Workshop jointly organized by National Museum Institute, New Delhi and Iran Culture House, 2013
Participated in Workshop on ‘Historic Textiles in Museums: Conservation and display, Museology and Education’ jointly organized by NationalMuseum Institute, New Delhi and University of Applied arts Vienna, Austria, 2013
NET cleared (exam held in December 2014)
Completed 3 months training on ‘Care of textiles and other organic materials’ from National Museum, 1st February to 30th April, 2016
Training in Painting Conservation at Alwar State Museum, organized by IGNCA and SRAL, Netherlands, 2017(Part 1: 1st to 4th March and 4th to 6th November)

Solo & Joint Exhibitions (As Artist):

Joint Exhibition (with Manju Narain) ‘A Journey through Nature’, at Studio 55, Sundar Nagar, New Delhi 110003, from 7th- 28th Nov. 2014.
Solo Exhibition ‘The Phases’, at Studio 55: the café & Art Gallery, Sundar Nagar New Delhi 110003 from 18th to 25th October 2014.
Solo Exhibition ‘Nature in Depth’, curated by Padma Shri Keshav Malik, presented by ICCR, New Delhi, at Azad Bhavan, New Delhi, 23rd to 28th March, 2012.
Solo Show titled ‘Relishing Life’ presented by Taj Palace, New Delhi, at Tea Lounge, Taj Palace, Sardar Patel Marg, 28th March to 3rd April 2011
Solo Exhibition of Drawing and painting titled ‘Diverse Forms & Mediums’ at Press Club Art Gallery, presented by Press Club of India, 1, Raisina Road, New Delhi, 23rd Feb 2009 to 2nd March 2009
Solo Exhibition of Drawing and painting titled ‘Drishti-the antiquity of the soul’ at Linaarp’s Studio, Avenue-5, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad , organized by ArtnInterior, patronized by Abhishek Ghosh, Calgary, Canada and supported by Mr.S.M.Roy, CEO, Lanco Constructions, Hyderabad, 7th to 13th February, 2009
Solo Exhibition of Drawing and painting titled ‘Celebration of Humanism’ at Arpana Art Gallery, Academy of Fine Art & Culture, Siri Fort, New Delhi, 12th to 21st November 2008
Solo Exhibition of Drawings, Paintings and Mix media at Habiart Gallery, Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, 2005.
Solo Exhibition of Drawings, Paintings and Mix Media at Lalit Kala Akademi, Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi in 2003.
Solo Exhibition of Paintings & Drawings at AIFACS, New Delhi in 2002.
Joint Show at Rashtriya Lalit Kala Gallery, Bhubaneswar in 1993.

Group Exhibitions:

IGNCA Art Exhibition Celebrating Indian Languages: The Learning Curve 8th to 22nd April 2019, curated by Kiran Soni Gupta IAS, Additional Secretary & Financial Adviser, Ministry of Electronics & Information TechnologyMinistry of Youth Affairs & Sports, New Delhi; GCAC Alumni Annual Art Show at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta, from 12th to 17th January 2019, as a tribute to Great Alumni Associations of the world- Alumni Association of Govt. College of Art & Craft, Calcutta, ‘Triumph of Masterworks: our National Pride’, Presented by NDMC, at Janpath Subway, CP, New Delhi to celebrate 71st independence day 5th to 18th August 2017 ‘Diwali ARTMART’, Presented by NDMC, at Janpath Subway, CP, New Delhi to celebrate Diwali from 6th to 15th October 2017, ‘Art Through light’, Presented by Artsaroma, at State Gallery of Fine Arts, Kavuri Hill, Hyderabad, 19th to 28th June 2013. ‘Collection of artworks, made by 50 of India’s best contemporary artists’ presented by CADD at Gallerie Romain Rolland, Alliance Francaise, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi, 25th to 29th February 2012, Selected artists show at Academy of Fine arts, Calcutta, 28th April to 4th May 2011, ‘Home Alone, Modernist Visual Confirmation’, Presented by Fine Art Gallery at Gallery Ensign, Geetanjali Enclave, New Delhi, 10th to 17th April 2011, Exhibition of Contemporary Women Artist of India, Organized by Art Mall, New Delhi, 8th to 13th March 2008, Group show organized by Artninterior, Calcutta, at Lokayata Art Gallery, Mulk Raj Anand Centre, Haus Khas, New Delhi, 10th to 16th August 2007, ‘The Group’ Calcutta, at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta, from 17th to 23rd November 2006, ‘Utsa’ at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta in 2003, 27th Annual Art Exhibition, Sahitya Kala Parishad- Academy of Music, Dance, Drama & Fine Arts, Dept. of Art & Culture, Govt. of N.C.T. of Delhi at Lalit Kala Akademi, Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi in 2002, 70th Annual All India Art Exhibition organized by AIFACS, New Delhi in 1999, ‘The Forms’ at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta in 1994, sponsored by The Rotary Club of Calcutta Metropolitan, at Birla Academy of Art & culture in1995, at Lalit Kala Academy, Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi in 1996, at Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Calcutta in 1997, All India Drawing Exhibition Organized by Chandigarh Museum, Rose Garden, 1995,Indian Society of Oriental Arts, Calcutta at Birla Academy of Art & culture, in 1982, 1983,1984, 1985 and 1986, ‘One week Show of Painting, Sculpture and Graphics’ Organized by Calcutta District Committee at Rabindra Sadan Venue, in 1980, Orissa State Fine Art Exhibition at Bhubaneswar in 1992 & 93, Midsummer show, West Bengal Artists at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta, 1982- 83 and many other Art festivals and Art fairs at Calcutta, Delhi and Mumbai.

Camps:

All India Sr. Artist Camp organized by AIFACS, New Delhi, 2018 and 2009, ‘GITA Kala Parv’ organized by Kiran Soni Gupta IAS, Additional Secretary & Financial Adviser, Ministry of Sports & Youth Affairs and Ministry of Skill Development, at Kurukshetra, 2016; Art Mall, Delhi, 2008; Banyan Greens Farm House, Delhi, organized by Dreamz Art Gallery, 2007, ‘Rainbow Illusion with colours’ sponsored by ITDC & Dreamz Themes, at Hotel Jaipur Ashok, 2007, Bengal Association, New Delhi, 2001-2007 (every year).

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  • BIODATA

  • About Artist

    Education and Training:

    Graduated in Visual Art (Drawing & Painting-Western Style: 5 years course) from Govt. College of Art and Craft, Calcutta, 1986.
    Diploma in French Language, from School of Languages, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Calcutta, 1986.
    ‘Jr. Fellowship award in Visual Art (Contemporary Painting) from the Ministry of Culture of Dept. of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, 1998-2000.
    Studied Beginner’s Exposure to Software Technology and Multimedia Course from National Institute of Computer Education, Delhi, 2001-2002.
    ‘Diploma in English Creative Writing’ (General English, Feature Writing, Media Writing and Poetry) IGNOU, New Delhi, 2004.
    Professional Course in Cinematography, Media & Journalism Dept, Maharaja Agrasen College, Delhi University, 2010
    M.A. in Museology, National Museum Institute, National Museum, Janpath, New Delhi, 2013
    Research training (Wikipedia) during The GLAM project at the National Museum is organized by Wikimedia India Chapter.
    Completed Museum Scholar Guide training programme organized by National Museum Institute, Janpath, New Delhi. January 2014
    Participated in Calligraphy Workshop jointly organized by National Museum Institute, New Delhi and Iran Culture House, 2013
    Participated in Workshop on ‘Historic Textiles in Museums: Conservation and display, Museology and Education’ jointly organized by NationalMuseum Institute, New Delhi and University of Applied arts Vienna, Austria, 2013
    NET cleared (exam held in December 2014)
    Completed 3 months training on ‘Care of textiles and other organic materials’ from National Museum, 1st February to 30th April, 2016
    Training in Painting Conservation at Alwar State Museum, organized by IGNCA and SRAL, Netherlands, 2017(Part 1: 1st to 4th March and 4th to 6th November)

    Solo & Joint Exhibitions (As Artist):

    Joint Exhibition (with Manju Narain) ‘A Journey through Nature’, at Studio 55, Sundar Nagar, New Delhi 110003, from 7th- 28th Nov. 2014.
    Solo Exhibition ‘The Phases’, at Studio 55: the café & Art Gallery, Sundar Nagar New Delhi 110003 from 18th to 25th October 2014.
    Solo Exhibition ‘Nature in Depth’, curated by Padma Shri Keshav Malik, presented by ICCR, New Delhi, at Azad Bhavan, New Delhi, 23rd to 28th March, 2012.
    Solo Show titled ‘Relishing Life’ presented by Taj Palace, New Delhi, at Tea Lounge, Taj Palace, Sardar Patel Marg, 28th March to 3rd April 2011
    Solo Exhibition of Drawing and painting titled ‘Diverse Forms & Mediums’ at Press Club Art Gallery, presented by Press Club of India, 1, Raisina Road, New Delhi, 23rd Feb 2009 to 2nd March 2009
    Solo Exhibition of Drawing and painting titled ‘Drishti-the antiquity of the soul’ at Linaarp’s Studio, Avenue-5, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad , organized by ArtnInterior, patronized by Abhishek Ghosh, Calgary, Canada and supported by Mr.S.M.Roy, CEO, Lanco Constructions, Hyderabad, 7th to 13th February, 2009
    Solo Exhibition of Drawing and painting titled ‘Celebration of Humanism’ at Arpana Art Gallery, Academy of Fine Art & Culture, Siri Fort, New Delhi, 12th to 21st November 2008
    Solo Exhibition of Drawings, Paintings and Mix media at Habiart Gallery, Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, 2005.
    Solo Exhibition of Drawings, Paintings and Mix Media at Lalit Kala Akademi, Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi in 2003.
    Solo Exhibition of Paintings & Drawings at AIFACS, New Delhi in 2002.
    Joint Show at Rashtriya Lalit Kala Gallery, Bhubaneswar in 1993.

    Group Exhibitions:

    IGNCA Art Exhibition Celebrating Indian Languages: The Learning Curve 8th to 22nd April 2019, curated by Kiran Soni Gupta IAS, Additional Secretary & Financial Adviser, Ministry of Electronics & Information TechnologyMinistry of Youth Affairs & Sports, New Delhi; GCAC Alumni Annual Art Show at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta, from 12th to 17th January 2019, as a tribute to Great Alumni Associations of the world- Alumni Association of Govt. College of Art & Craft, Calcutta, ‘Triumph of Masterworks: our National Pride’, Presented by NDMC, at Janpath Subway, CP, New Delhi to celebrate 71st independence day 5th to 18th August 2017 ‘Diwali ARTMART’, Presented by NDMC, at Janpath Subway, CP, New Delhi to celebrate Diwali from 6th to 15th October 2017, ‘Art Through light’, Presented by Artsaroma, at State Gallery of Fine Arts, Kavuri Hill, Hyderabad, 19th to 28th June 2013. ‘Collection of artworks, made by 50 of India’s best contemporary artists’ presented by CADD at Gallerie Romain Rolland, Alliance Francaise, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi, 25th to 29th February 2012, Selected artists show at Academy of Fine arts, Calcutta, 28th April to 4th May 2011, ‘Home Alone, Modernist Visual Confirmation’, Presented by Fine Art Gallery at Gallery Ensign, Geetanjali Enclave, New Delhi, 10th to 17th April 2011, Exhibition of Contemporary Women Artist of India, Organized by Art Mall, New Delhi, 8th to 13th March 2008, Group show organized by Artninterior, Calcutta, at Lokayata Art Gallery, Mulk Raj Anand Centre, Haus Khas, New Delhi, 10th to 16th August 2007, ‘The Group’ Calcutta, at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta, from 17th to 23rd November 2006, ‘Utsa’ at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta in 2003, 27th Annual Art Exhibition, Sahitya Kala Parishad- Academy of Music, Dance, Drama & Fine Arts, Dept. of Art & Culture, Govt. of N.C.T. of Delhi at Lalit Kala Akademi, Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi in 2002, 70th Annual All India Art Exhibition organized by AIFACS, New Delhi in 1999, ‘The Forms’ at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta in 1994, sponsored by The Rotary Club of Calcutta Metropolitan, at Birla Academy of Art & culture in1995, at Lalit Kala Academy, Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi in 1996, at Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Calcutta in 1997, All India Drawing Exhibition Organized by Chandigarh Museum, Rose Garden, 1995,Indian Society of Oriental Arts, Calcutta at Birla Academy of Art & culture, in 1982, 1983,1984, 1985 and 1986, ‘One week Show of Painting, Sculpture and Graphics’ Organized by Calcutta District Committee at Rabindra Sadan Venue, in 1980, Orissa State Fine Art Exhibition at Bhubaneswar in 1992 & 93, Midsummer show, West Bengal Artists at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta, 1982- 83 and many other Art festivals and Art fairs at Calcutta, Delhi and Mumbai.

    Camps:

    All India Sr. Artist Camp organized by AIFACS, New Delhi, 2018 and 2009, ‘GITA Kala Parv’ organized by Kiran Soni Gupta IAS, Additional Secretary & Financial Adviser, Ministry of Sports & Youth Affairs and Ministry of Skill Development, at Kurukshetra, 2016; Art Mall, Delhi, 2008; Banyan Greens Farm House, Delhi, organized by Dreamz Art Gallery, 2007, ‘Rainbow Illusion with colours’ sponsored by ITDC & Dreamz Themes, at Hotel Jaipur Ashok, 2007, Bengal Association, New Delhi, 2001-2007 (every year).

  • Award & Recognition

    Awards:

    Awarded for the painting ‘Vasantasena’ by Artsaroma, during Group Show titled‘Art Through light’ in senior most category, 2013.
    Merit Scholarship by NMI, Ministry of culture, for MA in Museology, 2011,2012 & 2013.
    ‘Jr. Fellowship award’ in Visual Art (Painting) from Dept. of Culture Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, 1998-2000.
    Honoured by District Collector, Angul, Orissa in1995.
    Awarded by Indian Society of Oriental Arts, Calcutta in 1982 (Gold President’s Medal, received from then Governor of Bengal Shri B. D. Pande), ‘84 and ‘86 .

    Additional Information:

    My article on Ganesh Haloi (contemporary artist) published as cover story in Art Soul Life magazine Vol 7 Issue 1 November 2019, RNI No. UPENG/2014/58502
    My article on Sanjay Bhattacharya (contemporary artist) published as cover story in Art Soul Life magazine Vol 6 Issue 2 February 2019, RNI No. UPENG/2014/58502
    My article titled ‘Archaeology Denotes Authentic Museum building’ has been published in the annual journal 2018 of Museum Association of India.
    An article titled ‘Reminiscences with Keshavji’ published in the Magazine on Art & Culture ‘Indian Creative Mind’ New Delhi, Vol.III, Mar-Apr, 2017 (Special issue on Keshav Malik)
    Completed an illustration project, a Book on Humour in Army life with the author (EX Army officer Col. Puri) to be published in July 2017.
    Completed an illustration project a Book (in 2 parts) on BSF jawans life with the author since 2015 published in January 2018.

    Special Events:

    Invited by Textiles and Clothing Research Centre to present paper on ‘Kantha’ during 1st International Seminar titled ‘Threads for Adornment’ held on 10– 11 February 2018 at IIC Annexe, New Delhi
    Invited by Department of Museology, University of Calcutta to present my paper titled ‘The Golden-agers: intangible Heritage & Museum outreach’ during the International seminar on Museum in Motion: Ideas, Issues and Challenges, held at Prasanta Chandra Mahalanabis Memorial Museum and archieves, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata on 24th- 25th March, 2014
    Invited by South Central Zone Cultural Center, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India as the member of selection committee for 26th National art exhibition, 2012 to be held at Nagpur, Maharashtra.
    As a subject expert I am honoured to get responsibility to handle ECA (Fine art section) test during the Admission process of Miranda House from 2011to 2015.
    Invited as Resource Person to deliver a lecture-Presentation on Heritage Buildings of Delhi’ on 20th Sept. 2005 by the Geography Dept. MIRANDA HOUSE, University of Delhi, as a part of the curriculum of ‘Certificate Course in Tourism’



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